white trumpet lily


a lily, Lilium longiflorum, of Japan, having fragrant, pure white, trumpet-shaped flowers nearly 7 inches (18 cm) in length.

Nearby words

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  2. white tie,
  3. white toast,
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  8. white vitriol,
  9. white volta,
  10. white walnut

Origin of white trumpet lily

An Americanism dating back to 1850–55

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